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There's always something happening at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig and you can keep up with events by reading our newletters, press releases and events listing. There is also the opportunity to get more information about the Sabhal Mòr Ostaig Lecture.

  • 03/2021

    Gaelic Community Officers Network

    Bòrd na Gàidhlig is pleased that the delivery of a professional support network for Gaelic community officers is about to start.  It will be delivered by a partnership of Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, University of Aberdeen and Comunn na Gàidhlig. There is a growing number of third sector organisations which employ...

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  • 03/2021

    New Writers Award

    This page is currrently only available in Gàidhlig....

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  • 02/2021

    Ambitious New Project to Support Gaelic Learning

    A new, wide-ranging, multi-faceted learning brand has been announced, offering the most comprehensive approach to learning Scottish Gaelic in a generation.  SpeakGaelic will launch from September 2021 with a course, a dedicated on-demand learning website and complementary programming across BBC ALBA platforms, including BBC ALBA YouTube, ensuring international availability. This...

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  • 01/2021

    WE ARE OPEN, AND WORKING ON-LINE!

    WE ARE OPEN, AND WORKING ON-LINE!   SMO’s campus is currently closed due to Scottish Government Covid-19 restrictions.  We expect the campus to remain closed throughout January and likely most of February.  However we are very much still open and working: all our courses, learning, projects and research are still...

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  • 12/2020

    Landmark Anniversary for Heritage Website

    Tobar an Dualchais/Kist o Riches (TAD) is celebrating ten years this week since the launch of its oral heritage website. There were 10,000 recordings available on the site when it was officially launched in Edinburgh on 8 December 2010 and this number has now risen to almost 50, 000. In...

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  • 12/2020

    Preperations for next National Gaelic Language Plan begins

    Bòrd na Gàidhlig has launched an online questionnaire to collate ideas on what should be in the next National Gaelic Language Plan. The current National Gaelic language plan (NGLP) runs from 2018 to 2023, with the aim that the new plan will be published in 2023. One of the key...

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  • 12/2020

    Online Q&A Sessions (Undergraduate & Postgraduate Courses)

    Thinking ahead to 2021? Applying to UCAS? Looking to start a new course on a full or part time basis? Interested in studying Gaelic or pursuing a career in teaching, music, culture or the media?  Tune in to our Q&A Sessions, Live on Facebook to find out more about our on...

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  • 11/2020

    Sabhal Mòr Ostaig students benefit from Gaelic bursaries

    Six students from Sabhal Mòr Ostaig have received financial support this year from the Gaelic Bursary Scheme which is run by the University of the Highlands and Islands. This is the 20th year of the Gaelic Bursary Scheme which provides a bursary to students, throughout the Highlands and Islands, who...

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  • 11/2020

    Dùbhlanan agus Dòchas: Dà Leabhar Ùr a’ Sealltainn an Rathaid air Adhart do dh’iomairt na Gàidhlig

    This page is currently only available in Gaelic....

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  • 10/2020

    8th Jon Schueler Scholarship Artist takes up Residence at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

    Irish artist and curator, Conor O’Grady, has now taken up his residency at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, under the Jon Schueler Residency Programme which has now been running for 8 years at the National Centre for Gaelic Language and Culture on the Isle of Skye. The Scholarship is a unique partnership...

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